Improve Student Success with an Online Learning Community

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If only they could talk with other students about their coursework, struggles, experiences, and ideas. The associations using our TopClass LMS can offer their online students the benefits of a learning community thanks to our integration with the Higher Logic online community platform. We’ve got Higher Logic on the mind this week because WBT Systems is a Silver Sponsor of the Higher Logic Super Forum from October 15 to October 17 in Arlington, Virginia.

7 Ideas for Virtual Back to School Events

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These types of events may also provide a sense of community when distance learning, so it is important to put your best foot forward and consider a more sophisticated virtual event platform so that you are sure to impress parents, students, and possible donors.

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7 Ideas for Virtual Back to School Events

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These types of events may also provide a sense of community when distance learning, so it is important to put your best foot forward and consider a more sophisticated virtual event platform so that you are sure to impress parents, students, and possible donors.

35 Exciting Raffle Prizes to Spice Up Your Events

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Reaching out to local businesses and artisans to see if they’d be willing to become in-kind sponsors for your event is another way you can collect items for your raffle. For your next school fundraiser , raffle off the opportunity to grab a sweet treat with your students’ favorite teachers.

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49 Simple & Successful Fundraising Ideas for Kids

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With a youth-oriented fundraiser, you can raise money for educational trips, sports equipment, classroom supplies, art supplies, musical instruments, or any other cause. For a fun addition, ask students to bring sleeping bags and blankets to school with them.

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Nonprofit Profile: First Christian Church of Beardstown Illinois

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The church sponsors the Beardstown Christian Academy , which is a pre-K through 8 elementary school that serves 110 children. Jay said that they support 30 PC in offices, classroom, and a school computer lab. In the school there are two PCs in each classroom, and the 12-station computer lab is used mostly for research. ” The school is funded by student tuitions and church member donations. It strives to teach students responsibility for others.

3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning

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Support knowledge sharing and learning outside the classroom (physical or virtual), introducing different perspectives from peers. Similar to the association’s annual conference or a virtual classroom, it is a space that is monitored, has rules to regulate behaviour, and yet enables participants to network with each other and have open discussions on topics of shared interest.

11 Donation Drive Ideas to Support Your Community

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Students and teachers excel in classrooms that have all the resources they need to keep learning and teaching. Try finding a business sponsor who can contribute to making your drive a success. In every community, there are always needs that go unfulfilled.

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iCared with lots of others for Convio Cares Week

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This was because last week Convio sponsored our annual Convio Cares Week when each employee is encouraged to participate in a service project in our local communities. The project that I volunteered at with fifteen other Convio employees was a classroom makeover for a local Austin school, Gus Garcia Middle School. As students passed by our classroom throughout the day while we were working I came to understand how important Communities in Schools is to each of them.

14LCS Idea Accelerator Pitches - Onward!

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Includes computer labs, classrooms, video recording studio, and current technology accessible to the community. Stones Worldview Tango - Richard Cirille Empowering learning for students world wide. Modify and adapt 2-3 matchmaking apps like Tinder to democratize nonprofit to nonprofit, nonprofit to sponsor (for profits), nonprofits to consultants matches.

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An Interview with Jessica Rauch about The Generation Project: Passionate about Teaching Young People

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Since I was a first year college student at UC Berkeley, I have been working with students and schools in low-income communities and have grown increasingly aware of how educational disparities keep children from reaching their potential. I left the classroom in 2007 to join Teach For America staff where I pioneered graduate school recruitment for the organization through May of this year. A few days ago, the John D. and Catherine T.

Augmented Reality and Social Good: The Art of Creating Meaningful AR

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Imagine asking a question and being able to experience the answer in 3D or, using augmented reality to let an archaeology student participate in a dig in the classroom. Guru is also sponsoring the arts and cultural reception on October 17th from 8:00 to 10:00pm ET, at the Museum of Industry. You hear the buzz all over the place: augmented reality this, augmented reality that.

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Six New Games for Change: Check Out the Future of Gaming for Good

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Ludwig is a game aimed at educators and students alike. Since most educational games struggle to find logical ways to be integrated into a classroom, Ovos took a different approach by creating a game based solely on curriculum-based material. The learning goals in the classroom directly mirror the game’s objectives, creating an experience where both are parallel to one another. By Jeff Ramos, Community and Content Manager, Games for Change.

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